By Jason Khangthing
LONGDING, Dec 6: Yet in another firing incident at Longding District, troops of the Assam Rifles killed one suspected National Socialist Council of Nagalim (Isak-Muivah) cadres in an encounter that took place on Thursday morning.
The incident occurred between Lonkai and Muktwa village of Longding district. The cadres wearing cemaflog with three stars in his badge is yet to be identified.
“Based on information about the militants’ movement, a column of soldiers went for area domination where they encountered with the killed cadre” Informed the security official.
. Armed forces have recovered AK- series rifles and live ammunition as well as grenade from the possession of the killed NSCN cadre.
On November last , three NSCN cadre were killed in Laptang Village during the encounter with Assam rifle Jawans at Laptang Village,Khonsa district. HK 33 automatic rifle,176 rounds of 5.56 bullets , 2 backpack, 1 combat uniform ,1 mobile set, and three FCC 5.56 live ammunition were recovered from the possession of the three slain militants.